New Delhi, July 24
A day after BJP MP Gautam Gambhir made a declare about lowering the peak of Ghazipur landfill, the AAP mentioned he was “lying” as there was a major improve within the width of the landfill.
The AAP, in a press release, mentioned occasion MLA from Kolndli Vidhan Sabha Kuldeep Kumar on Friday inspected the Ghazipur landfill website to verify the authenticity of the BJP’s declare about lowering the peak of the landfill.
Gambhir, who’s the East Delhi MP, had on Thursday claimed that due the efforts of the East MCD, the peak of the landfill had lowered by not less than 40 ft in only one 12 months.
However, throughout his go to, Kumar discovered that Gambhir was “lying”, the assertion from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) mentioned.
“There is no such reduction but a significant increase in the width of the landfill,” the assertion mentioned.
It additional mentioned that solely 600 tonnes of rubbish is recycled in a single day by the 2 machines put in there, whereas 2000 tonnes of rubbish is dumped on the website itself.
“In the last one year, the width of this landfill has increased and this is why the internal road of the landfill which was just 10 feet in diameter has become 30 feet due to the excessive garbage dumping,” the assertion mentioned.
Reacting to the AAP’s declare, an aide of Gambhir mentioned the MP had invited Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to go to the landfill website together with him and talk about methods to take away the rubbish dump two months in the past however didn’t get a response.
“Kejriwal did not respond and now, his legislator has chosen to lie and make nonsense claims,” he mentioned.
“Everyday around 3,000 tonnes of garbage is being removed from the Ghazipur landfill. This will be raised to 5000 tonnes per day as four more machines are to be shortly installed there,” he mentioned. PTI